Sangkap, Municipality of Pata, Province of Sulu

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupMindanao
RegionAutonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM)
ProvinceSulu
MunicipalityPata
Postal code7405
Population (2015)1,801
Philippine major island(s)Pata
Coordinates5.8065, 121.1704

Sangkap is a barangay in the municipality of Pata, in the province of Sulu. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 1,801. This represented 8.13% of the total population of Pata.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age group with the highest population in Sangkap is 5 to 9, with 347 individuals. Conversely, the age groups with the lowest population are in the ranges 75 to 79, and 80 and over, with 1 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 18
1 to 4184
5 to 9347
10 to 14336
15 to 19234
20 to 2488
25 to 2976
30 to 3492
35 to 39150
40 to 44109
45 to 4986
50 to 5457
55 to 5920
60 to 645
65 to 695
70 to 742
75 to 791
80 and over1
Total1,801

Historical population

The population of Sangkap grew from 968 in 1990 to 1,801 in 2015, an increase of 833 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 7.43%, or an increase of 565 people, from the previous population of 1,236 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
968
1,0541.61%
1,1431.75%
1,4022.86%
1,236-4.48%
1,8017.43%

Location

Sangkap is situated at approximately 5.8065, 121.1704, in the island of Pata. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 285.2 meters or 935.7 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Sangkap shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.